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June 25, 2018

Are you interested in pursuing an exciting career as a high priced criminal defense attorney, but don’t have the time and money for law school?  Then you’ve come to the right place.  Westendorf & Khalaf is proud to announce the launch of our quick and easy video tutori...

Lesser known brother Zeus Stolle smiting defense attorneys.

I am a defense attorney. My job is to fight like hell for my clients...even the super naughty ones.

Despite my role, I know that deep down inside I absolutely love good prosecutors. Not just because they make fo...

May 9, 2018

I used to have a ritual of reading the new Court of Appeals of Virginia (CAV) opinions every Tuesday afternoon in my office with a hot cup of coffee.  Nowadays I scan them once a month or so, and I need something a lot stronger than coffee to make it through. The CAV h...

April 30, 2018

Alright, if you clicked on this article you have a 99% chance of picking up a DUI at some point in your life. So go on and grab a seat...because this is your intervention.

Here's what happens when you cash that case in Virginia:

A first offense DUI can get you up to 12 m...

April 29, 2018

Ronald and Wendy are in a committed relationship.  One day Wendy is perusing Ronald’s phone when she comes upon something that shocks her.  It’s a text from Grimace attached with a photo.

Hey Ronnie, I know you miss these McMuffins.  Come on over to unwrap the happ...

As attorneys in private practice, we’ve come to fully appreciate the powerful social stigma attached to public defenders.  A fairly typical consultation for us goes something like this:

Client:  I need to hire you.  I can’t be represented by a public defender....

February 17, 2018

Atticus Finch is the fictional patron saint of defense attorneys.  In a racist town, he had the courage to stand up for a black man at great risk to himself and his family.  The Atticus character is rightly viewed as heroic.  But in one sense, Atticus had it easy.  He...

February 1, 2018

Duke basketball is an abomination to humanity.  They are led by a villain named Coach K who manages to combine the sanctimony of a televangelist, whininess of a toddler, and raging anger of an abusive drunk into one foul cocktail.  Much like the deranged bad guy in Ind...

January 25, 2018

The community of defense attorneys in Virginia who handle criminal appeals is small.  There are good reasons why most attorneys do not handle appeals.  Appeals are extremely complicated, take a ridiculous amount of time, and have almost no chance of succeeding.  And by...

January 13, 2018

I bet you did some stupid shit when you were young.  I know I did, and I'm hardly alone.  Over 40% of males have been arrested by the age of 23.  About 1 in 3 people regardless of race or gender is arrested before the age of 23.  If teenage behavior was a Fam...

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